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Tomato season gets underway at Gozo’s Magro Brothers

The machinery and factory at Magro Brothers is busy awaiting the first truckloads of tomatoes to arrive, now that the heat is on and the tomatoes are growing plump and juicy, It is an exciting time – over a hundred and fifthy employees at Magro Brothers are involved in one way or another to commence [...]
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Gozo now has Regional Committee and a seat at the MCESD

Following the approval by Parliament of Act No IV of 2012, which amends the Act whereby the MCESD was set up, a meeting was held on Monday the 9th July 2012 during which the GRC was formally constituted. The Bill which subsequently became Act No IV of 2012, was submitted and piloted through Parliament by [...]
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Malta’s relationship with Sheffield United still going strong

The relationship Sheffield United and the Malta Tourism Authority embarked upon in 2008, has continued to evolve and reach beyond the sponsorship it first started out as. In fact for the past years the team has returned to Malta for its annual summer training camp. This year will see the team on our shores between [...]
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Gozitan B&B owners win a Certificate of Excellence Award

Ms Marie Josette Vella Magro, Manager of Banif Bank branch in Gozo paid a courtesy visit to Mr Louis Vincent Buttigieg and his wife Ms Tanja Nina Van Poucke Buttigieg, proud owners of the “unique and charming” B&B Dar Ta’ Zeppi in Qala, Gozo. The Gozo branch Manager congratulated them on receiving the tripadvisor® Certificate [...]
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Persons with disability benefit from job exposure in the UK

20 persons with disability had the opportunity to do a job shadowing experience in Bristol, UK – an experience made possible thanks to the Me2! project, which is co-financed by the European Union – European Social Fund. These were accompanied by Support Workers from the project. This job shadowing experience was possible thanks to the [...]
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2011 Government debt at €4,600.3m or 72% of GDP

At the end of 2011, the General Government debt amounted to €4,600.3 million, or 72.0 per cent of GDP. In 2011 the sector with the biggest share of debt is the Financial Corporation sector, with 65.3 per cent, followed by the Households and Non-Profit Institutions serving households (NPISH) with 27.3 per cent. The share of [...]
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